Voter ID for Absentee Ballots

absentee ballot mailingID requirements for absentee ballots are set by each state and can be less stringent than ID requirements when voting in person. See below for details on absentee ballot eligibility and what ID, if any, is needed to vote absentee.


Who is eligible for Absentee Voting?
  • Any registered Alaska voter can vote absentee
What Types of ID are required to apply for Absentee Voting?

Only ONE of these three options is required for application:

  • Social Security Number
  • Alaska Driver's License Number
  • Alaska State ID Number 

There is an option on the absentee voting application to check if the individual has none of these identifiers.


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